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Who We Are

The Building Industry Association’s y|GEN is an organization focused on fostering the professional growth and enhancing the cohesiveness of the young professionals in the San Diego home building industry, with the goal of encouraging its members to become active and remain engaged in the BIA, and its leadership opportunities throughout their careers.

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y|GEN Events

All y|GEN events are free to y|GEN members and include lunch and learns, building tours, mentor program, and happy hours. Click here for a list of scheduled events.

Check out some of the great photos from the events!


y|GEN Board Meeting Dates

Meetings begin at 8:00 a.m. at the BIA office on the 4th Tuesday of each month

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y|GEN Board Members

Taylor Baumann (Chair)Kimball, Tirey, & St. John
Gary Christensen (Vice Chair)Motivational Systems, Inc.
Michaela Fortunato (Secretary/Treasurer)Sunrise Management
Adam Hutchinson (Immediate Past Chair)KirE Builders
Justin BarrettLatitude 33 Planning & Engineering
Matthew CookNOVA Services, Inc.
Oren HillelThe Dinerstein Companies
Steven HorowitzKirE Builders, Inc.
Sean KilkennyDudek
Rob MorganJPI
Tom PlumbSound Crete Contractors, Inc.
Nate RobesonLevel 10 Construction
Josh SchroederSB&O
Katelyn SilverwoodAffirmed Housing
Melissa SternC&S Companies

y|GEN Board Members at Large

Jon ArenzLatitude 33 Planning & Engineering
Bobbi Jean CummiskeyLGC Valley Geotechnical Consulting
Stephan GasparKirE Builders
Colin OlsenRoni Hicks & Associates
Joel WarshJPI